“This is a fantastic live recording. The first half of the CD are from 1963 and feature George Coleman, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, and Tony Williams. The band is in fine form, with excellent solos [More]
Meditation (also released as Dynamic Duo) is an album of duets by the American saxophonist George Coleman and Spanish pianist Tete Montoliu recorded in early 1977 and released on the Dutch label, Timeless. “A pairing [More]
The Sermon! is a 1959 album by jazz organist Jimmy Smith. It was produced by the Blue Note record label, and was Smith’s fifteenth album in three years. Allmusic’s Lindsay Planer described the album as [More]
Poly-Currents is an album by American jazz drummer Elvin Jones recorded in 1969 and released on the Blue Note label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars calling it “Advanced modal [More]
Reuben Wilson wаѕ оnе of many ѕоul-jаzz оrgаnіѕtѕ tо emerge in thе lаtе ’60ѕ, but hе was one оf оnlу a hаndful оf nеw organists from thаt еrа tо bе signed tо Bluе Note. By [More]
The Free Slave is a live album by drummer Roy Brooks recorded in 1970 and released on the Muse label in 1972. “This is a band for the ages” (Michael G. Nastos , AllMusic). Track [More]
Time Capsule is a jazz album by drummer Elvin Jones recorded in 1977 and released on the Vanguard label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars and stated “Overall, the music [More]
Lean on Me is an album by organist Shirley Scott recorded in 1972 and released on the Cadet label. Track listing: All compositions by Shirley Scott except as indicated “Lean On Me” (Bill Withers) – [More]
Maiden Voyage is the fifth album led by jazz musician Herbie Hancock, and was recorded by Rudy Van Gelder on March 17, 1965 for Blue Note Records. It was issued as BLP 4195 and BST [More]
“City Lights” is an album by jazz trumpeter Lee Morgan released on the Blue Note label in 1957 as BLP 1575. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars, stating: “Trumpeter Lee [More]